Auction 137, Lot 585

"Royaume de Portugal", Duval, Pierre

Subject: Portugal

Period: 1663 (circa)

Publication: Le Monde ou la Geographie Universelle

Color: Hand Color

4.3 x 5.5 inches
10.9 x 14 cm

This miniature map of Portugal is divided into provinces and depicts major towns and key topographical features. Pierre Duval was Nicolas Sanson's nephew and pupil. He published a wide range of atlases and individual maps including a fine miniature world geography with many of the maps based on Sanson.

References: King (2nd ed) pp. 132-135.

Condition: A+

Watermarked paper.

Estimate: $110 - $150


Closed on 9/14/2011